WASHINGTON, Jan. 10, 2023 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Virtru, a global leader in data security, shared highlights from a landmark year in 2022 that was marked by team and customer expansion, product innovation, channel growth, and industry accolades.
The company’s growing portfolio of data-centric security products empowers 8,000 businesses to secure and protect sensitive data flowing in and out of their organizations via email, file sharing platforms, and SaaS applications. In 2022, Virtru acquired almost 1,400 new customer logos, representing the highest customer growth in company history. Organizations that depend on Virtru for data-centric security include Netflix, Verizon, Omada Health, the Department of Defense, the State of Maryland, Brown University, and two out of the top five U.S. banks.
“Over the past year, we helped our customers advance their Zero Trust strategies and protect the lifeblood of their organizations — data — from a rising tide of cybersecurity threats,” said John Ackerly, CEO and co-founder, Virtru. “Our data-centric security and privacy solutions are used by government organizations, Fortune 500 companies, NGOs, healthcare organizations, the world's leading banks, and more.
“It’s this broad impact that keeps us motivated and committed to our mission in 2023,” Ackerly added. “Just one week into the new year, Virtru is poised to make waves, as D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser announced Virtru as the inaugural participant in the District’s Vitality Fund. Further, Virtru is slated to expand and relocate its downtown D.C. headquarters this year.”
Notable highlights from 2022 include:
In early 2022, Virtru closed a $60M growth financing round co-led by ICONIQ Growth and Foundry Capital, with participation from Bessemer Venture Partners, Tiger Global, and MC2, further validating Virtru’s leading position as the data-centric pillar for Zero Trust security. In turn, Virtru has selectively hired and elevated executive talent, including:
Throughout 2022, Virtru enhanced its product portfolio to equip its public- and private-sector customers to secure and protect their data, wherever it’s shared. Highlights include:
Virtru received the following awards based on reviews and feedback from customers and partners:
Virtru’s data-centric security products were also recognized by the following awards:
Virtru’s growth, expertise, and commitment to employee experience were highlighted in the following awards:
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